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Niger troops have suffered a string of deadly Boko Haram attacks in the Diffa region, which lies on the frontier with Nigeria and Chad.  By ISSOUF SANOGO (AFP/File)

At least 5 Niger troops killed in Boko Haram attack

Friday, January 19, 2018

At least five Niger soldiers were killed and a dozen others wounded this week in an attack by suspected Boko Haram milit ...

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Two Americans and two Canadians have been kidnapped and two Nigerian police escorts killed in an ambush in northern Kadu ...

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Nigerian stocks have jumped to a nine-year high as Africa's biggest economy emerges from its worst recession in 25 years ...

Monday, January 15, 2018

A group of young women shown in a video released by Boko Haram on Monday are purported to be among the more than 200 abd ...

Monday, January 15, 2018

Islamist militants Boko Haram on Monday released a new video purporting to show at least 14 of the schoolgirls abducted ...

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Nigerian cattle breeders on Sunday defended themselves from criticism after recent clashes with farmers left 80 dead, cl ...

Sunday, January 14, 2018

The support of the United Nations for this conference being sponsored by the Nigeria government is important to the e ...

Saturday, January 13, 2018

A prominent pro-Iranian Shiite Muslim cleric, who has been held in custody for more than two years in Nigeria, on Saturd ...

Friday, January 12, 2018

Boko Haram fighters have killed at least 20 loggers, militia members and residents told AFP on Friday, in the latest att ...

Thursday, January 11, 2018

The Imo State chapter of the Peoples rsquo; Democratic Party - PDP has taken a swipe on the Imo State Government over it ...

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Huge crowds turned out in central Nigeria on Thursday at a funeral service for scores of people killed during clashes be ...

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Four people were killed and two others kidnapped in separate overnight attacks in the far north of Cameroon, blamed on t ...

Thursday, January 11, 2018

A human-rights lawyer representing English-speaking Cameroonian separatists said Thursday the group had been arrested by ...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A total of 141 civilians in Niger were killed, kidnapped or wounded by the Boko Haram jihadist group last year, a sharp ...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Two teenage girls wearing explosive vests were shot dead by soldiers in a town in north eastern Nigeria just days after ...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Eighty people have been killed in Nigeria's central state of Benue since December 31 following clashes between cattle he ...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Four west African states have launched a major offensive against the Boko Haram jihadist group in Nigeria, the military ...

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Troops from Nigeria and neighbouring countries have launched major offensives against the two Boko Haram factions and th ...

Monday, January 8, 2018

At least a dozen people were killed over the weekend in apparent tit-for-tat clashes between farmers and cattle herders ...

Saturday, January 6, 2018

The Nation Newspaper has singled out Prophet T.B. Joshua rsquo;s Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) as the nati ...

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Nigeria is to speed up repatriating its citizens from Libya which has been accused of exploiting and ill-treating migran ...

Friday, January 5, 2018

The Islamic State faction of Boko Haram on Friday said it was responsible for a late December attack on Nigerian army ba ...

Thursday, January 4, 2018

The Nigerian army said on Thursday it rescued one of the kidnapped Chibok girls amid a wave of deadly Boko Haram kidnapp ...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

At least 31 loggers are believed to have been abducted by Boko Haram jihadists after they went missing in northeast Nige ...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Hundreds of people stormed Makurdi, the capital of Nigeria's eastern Benue state, on Wednesday protesting the death of 2 ...

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Fourteen worshippers were killed Wednesday when a suicide bomber attacked a mosque on Nigeria's border with Cameroon, ci ...

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau released a video message on Tuesday claiming a series of attacks in northeast Nigeria ...

quot-img-1The corrupt take opportunities with their stomachs, the upright do so with their names and honour.

By: Adwoa Ayamba quot-img-1

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